Cool Interior Designs Illustrate The Versatility Of A Mezzanine FloorFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on March 30, 2018

Cool Interior Designs Illustrate The Versatility Of A Mezzanine Floor

The idea of having a mezzanine space seems a bit obscure mostly because the mezzanine area is neither a separate floor like all the others nor a section of an existing floor. It’s somewhere in between and the definition is not exactly clear in terms of dimensions and positioning. So what is a mezzanine anyway?...

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10 Ways to Get Your Home Poppin’ With ChartreuseFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on March 29, 2018

10 Ways to Get Your Home Poppin’ With Chartreuse

When decorating to to create a fun and unique abode for yourself, it’s essential that you consider the entire color scheme. Otherwise, you’ll have a gray living room that looks like everyone else’s. Bright colors are the eye catching secret to making a space feel like you. And if there is one color that is...

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How to Protect the Sides of your Low Deck with Terrace BoardFull story

Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on March 29, 2018

How to Protect the Sides of your Low Deck with Terrace Board

Do you have a low deck, where the sides of the deck actually extend down below the level of your grass? If you do, you might be concerned about the redwood’s ability to withstand touching soil (not great, at least over time) or small animals’ access to below your deck floor. If this is the...

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Old Brick House Got Reinvented Into A Modern Family HomeFull story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 29, 2018

Old Brick House Got Reinvented Into A Modern Family Home

In a lot of ways, reviving an old house and reinventing its design is more rewarding than planning a new one from scratch. Old houses tend to have more character but of course that depends on a lot of factors so let’s talk specifics. We’re going to have a close look at a residence from...

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An Apartment For One Gets A Complete Makeover And An Indoor GardenFull story

Posted in Apartments | by Simona Ganea, on March 28, 2018

An Apartment For One Gets A Complete Makeover And An Indoor Garden

A home should fit its users and should be designed according to their unique needs and preferences. So how would you design an apartment for one? We have a pretty good idea of how we’d want such a space to look like thanks to a project completed by Olha Wood Interiors back in 2016. The...

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Upcycle A Bucket Into An Upholstered SeatWatch now

Posted in Videos | by Stefan, on March 28, 2018

Upcycle A Bucket Into An Upholstered Seat

That extra five-gallon bucket is good for more than just trash or yard waste. Make a padded, upholstered seat with no sewing!  Start by cutting the bucket down a number of inches and sand the bottom level. Mark three points in an even line at four locations on the bucket where the legs will go....

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Fireplace Tile Surrounds That Grab Attention In Cool WaysFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Simona Ganea, on March 28, 2018

Fireplace Tile Surrounds That Grab Attention In Cool Ways

The fireplace is more often than not the focal point of the space it’s in and that has to do with its very nature and essence, not necessarily with the way it looks. That, of course, is not to day that looks should be neglected. Quite the opposite: since it stands out whether you want...

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Contemporary Design is Hard to Define, Easy to Live WithFull story

Posted in Interiors | by Vera Dordick, on March 27, 2018

Contemporary Design is Hard to Define, Easy to Live With

Contemporary design can be hard to define and with good reason. While some general characteristics are always present, the subtleties and specifics can shift over time. This is because “contemporary” refers to what is happening now — what is “of the moment.” What was contemporary in the 1980’s is not the same as today. Also,...

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